About This Webinar:

Hybrid work models have moved in tandem with digital transformation in the past year. To facilitate remote and flexi work arrangements, many companies have undergone business re-engineering to streamline workflows and optimise manpower through technology. Learn ways businesses can make use of digital tools to re-design and transform work processes fit for the future economy.

Meet The Speakers

Director, Microsoft Digital, Asia Pacific, Microsoft Singapore Julian has been working in the technology sector for over 22 years and is currently the Head of IT of Microsoft Asia Pacific, leading the company’s digital transformation efforts in the region. He has also held leadership roles in solutions delivery and program management. Prior to joining Microsoft in 2007, Julian spent 8 years at Intel where he had a broad spectrum of regional IT and marketing experience. Before Intel, he worked in the media and advertising industry as a producer. Julian obtained his Bachelor’s degree from Indiana University with a double major in Telecommunications and Psychology and has a Master’s degree in Information and Communication Sciences from Ball State University.

JULIAN CHAN

Director, Microsoft Digital, Asia Pacific, Microsoft Singapore

Julian has been working in the technology sector for over 22 years and is currently the Head of IT of Microsoft Asia Pacific, leading the company’s digital transformation efforts in the region. He has also held leadership roles in solutions delivery and program management. Prior to joining Microsoft in 2007, Julian spent 8 years at Intel where he had a broad spectrum of regional IT and marketing experience. Before Intel, he worked in the media and advertising industry as a producer. Julian obtained his Bachelor’s degree from Indiana University with a double major in Telecommunications and Psychology and has a Master’s degree in Information and Communication Sciences from Ball State University.
Regional Director for Southeast Asia and General Manager, Singapore, Tencent Cloud InternationalKenneth Siow is Regional Director for Southeast Asia and General Manager (Singapore) at Tencent Cloud International. Ken is currently the Regional Director for Tencent Cloud Southeast Asia & GM (Singapore). He is an IT Professional with 22 plus years of experience spanning Sales, Management, Partner Development and Professional Services. He spent the last 5.5 years in Google Cloud in various sales leadership roles and in the last role as SE Asia Head of Google Workspace Cloud Sales Team, where he led a cross functional team of Sales, Customer Engineers and Program managers, responsible for New Business Acquisition, Customer Retention, Renewals, and Customer Success. Prior to Google Ken held various leadership /roles in Cisco Systems, Intel Solution Services and Royal Dutch Shell IT, spanning roles in Sales, Pre-Sales and Post Sales Professional Services Consulting across Singapore, Beijing China and London, United Kingdom. Ken holds a MBA degree from University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), a MBA from National University of Singapore (NUS) , a Bachelor of Science in Information Systems and Telecommunications Management from Murdoch University at Western Australia, and an Executive Education Certificate in Digital Business Strategy from MIT.

KENNETH SIOW

Regional Director for Southeast Asia and General Manager, Singapore, Tencent Cloud International

Kenneth Siow is Regional Director for Southeast Asia and General Manager (Singapore) at Tencent Cloud International. Ken is currently the Regional Director for Tencent Cloud Southeast Asia & GM (Singapore). He is an IT Professional with 22 plus years of experience spanning Sales, Management, Partner Development and Professional Services. He spent the last 5.5 years in Google Cloud in various sales leadership roles and in the last role as SE Asia Head of Google Workspace Cloud Sales Team, where he led a cross functional team of Sales, Customer Engineers and Program managers, responsible for New Business Acquisition, Customer Retention, Renewals, and Customer Success. Prior to Google Ken held various leadership /roles in Cisco Systems, Intel Solution Services and Royal Dutch Shell IT, spanning roles in Sales, Pre-Sales and Post Sales Professional Services Consulting across Singapore, Beijing China and London, United Kingdom. Ken holds a MBA degree from University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), a MBA from National University of Singapore (NUS) , a Bachelor of Science in Information Systems and Telecommunications Management from Murdoch University at Western Australia, and an Executive Education Certificate in Digital Business Strategy from MIT.
Senior Vice President, Product & Business IT, SPTel Pte Ltd Mr Tan Choon Chai is a veteran in the Telecommunication and Technology industry with over 20 years of experience in product development and management, business strategy and execution, end to end customer experience and design innovation, business process transformation and IT digitalization. Choon Chai has an extensive portfolio experience across various technology and solution domains including Business Digitalization and Automation, Software Defined Network (SDN), Cloud Solutions (XaaS/CDN/Virtualisation), Data Centre, Mobility, Data Networking and Cybersecurity.

TAN CHOON CHAI

Senior Vice President, Product & Business IT, SPTel Pte Ltd

Mr Tan Choon Chai is a veteran in the Telecommunication and Technology industry with over 20 years of experience in product development and management, business strategy and execution, end to end customer experience and design innovation, business process transformation and IT digitalization.

Choon Chai has an extensive portfolio experience across various technology and solution domains including Business Digitalization and Automation, Software Defined Network (SDN), Cloud Solutions (XaaS/CDN/Virtualisation), Data Centre, Mobility, Data Networking and Cybersecurity.